What's on inWatford


Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

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Anti-Nowhere League
The Hat Factory Arts Centre

Anti‐Nowhere League are an English hardcore punk band formed in 1980 by lead singer Animal Nick Culmer guitarist Tommy H Tom Hunt Carnage Sam Carne on drums and Clive Blake on bass.Anti‐Nowhere League have been on tour with the likes of UK…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01582 878100
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Bucks Pottery & Sculpture Society
Little Kingshill Village Hall

The guest speaker for the February meeting will be local potter Christine Bull. Chris will talk about her recent tour of Chinese potteries and how the examples she saw there have influenced her own work and making methods.…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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BUSHEY 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
Bushey Sports Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s to 60s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bushey Sports Club formerly known as Met Police Sports…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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Camden Pub Crawl
The Cuban

Special offer: BRING A FRIEND FOR FREE Bring your friend partner in crime Mother crush on our Camden Pub Crawl for freeEvery Friday and Saturday Party Pub Crawl in Camden Famous for alternative culture rock and roll markets and…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02070 960371
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Central London Hip Hop & R'n'B night Vesuvio
The Social

Downstairs the basement club plays the best in hip hop rnb dancehall house garage and afrobeats. On the last Friday of each month we invite a special guest DJ whose sole intention is to keep the basement shaking. In addition to monthly…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07737 628638
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Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Thursday Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features Nathan Caton Carl Donnelly Ian Moore and Pete Jonas as MC. Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Venue: Bar Rumba…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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Conway Hall Book Club
Conway Hall

As many readers know Conway Hall has been home to the independent publisher Istros Books for the past 5 years. Next month we shall be welcoming another publisher as Peter Owen move into the Fox room on the 2nd floor. With two…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 020740 518183
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End Of Month Party: Live Music, Drink & £5 free b
Grosvenor Casino Golden Horseshoe

PayDay End Of Month Party At The Grosvenor Golden Horseshoe Casino LondonFriday NightPartyJoin us for a night of FUNCOCKTAILS& LIVE MUSICWhether youre looking for the best Brandy Alexander a magnificent Martini or the marvellously mint Mojito ‐ The Golden Horseshoe bartender is…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07860 182422
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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
Amba Hotel Charing Cross

This fabulous show in Londons West End is now booking until 30 April 2017 with six lunch and dinner performances every week Thursday‐Sunday. Now in its fifth year at the luxurious Amba Hotel Charing Cross Faulty Towers ticket holders can also get…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08451 544145
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FREE Seminars: Is this the end of 'feast or famine
Somerset House

Attention all executive coaches and business coachesAre you ready to make 2017 your best year yetJoin us for an inspirational Company Coachingseminaror webinar and find out how we might be able to help you:Meet some of the CD team and hear about…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Seew ebsite
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Friday's at 100 Wardour St with Decade
100 Wardour St

We are proud to introduce to you a new five piece DJ live set who play the most booty shaking and feel good tunes from Never Too Much by Luther Vandross Lady Hear Me Tonight by Modjo to Lean On by Major…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads
The Hat Factory Arts Centre

Martin is a boy with problems ‐ an illness no‐one understands and a head full of sound and vision. So when an unexpected gift arrives on his birthday Martin embarks on a thrilling journey in the footsteps of his obsession leading him…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 878100
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Happy Hour at Zenna Bar
Zenna Bar

Zenna is a luxurious Indian themed cocktail bar in the heart of buzzing Dean Street in Soho with a unique cocktail list which uses sub‐continental flavours and ingredients.Decorated with azure blue walls soft leather and Oriental rugs Zenna is an ideal choice…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 372525
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Johnathan C- The Den at 100 Wardour St
The Den at 100 Wardour St

Jonathan C is a Singer and Multi Instrumentalist. He has performed in 35 countries for Royalty and A list Celebrities at some of the most exclusive private events in the world. He received a scholarship to study at the prestigious Berklee College…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144090
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Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Camden

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to CamdenFeaturing Glenn Wool Sean Percival and Matt ReedWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners from the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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Magical Lantern Festival London
Chiswick House Gardens

EXPLORE THE SILK ROADThe London Magical Lantern Festival is a spectacular fusion of art heritage and culture. Illuminating outdoor installations of beautifully sculpted lanterns taking various forms.The festival has entered its second year in London as the UK prepares to celebrate Chinese…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02075 371290
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PA DUTIES: MASTERING THE ESSENTIALS COURSE
Rydges Kensington Hotel

The PA Duties: Mastering the Essentials course is designed for PAs who would like to improve their planning and communication skills and develop their working relationship with their bosses. This course will fill gaps in your knowledge by revisiting core PA skills…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)8458 622687
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Rockaoke in Kings Cross
Star of Kings

Live the dream with the the ultimate rockstar experience.Rock band karaoke is a totally interactive form of entertainment and ROCKAOKE are the UKs original some say best live karaoke bandWe are at The Star of Kings the last Friday of every…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 789708
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RSM Aesthetics 9
The Royal Society of Medicine

Now in its 9th year this international conference provides a forum for new advances in the science and practice of medical surgical laser and device aesthetics to be presented and discussed in a collegiate atmosphere. The conference features international speakers live…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02072 903946
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The Empty Niche
Conway Hall

Premiere film screening of The Empty Niche.The screening will be followed by a Q&A from the director and producer of the film. Trent Burton and Dr Jim Walsh.WhenConway Hallwas built in 1929 a niche was built into the very fabric of the…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 020740 518183
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The Rollin' Stoned
Half Moon Putney

With a Rollin Stoned show the costumes are shamelessly camp gaudy and fab the instruments genuinely vintage and the wit irreverent. However while the tongue is never far from the cheek we make sure it is never to the detriment of the…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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The Wedding Reception
Kingsway Hall Hotel

After a mammoth month at Edinburgh Fringe where it won 4‐ and 5‐ star reviews this bonkers immersive comedy from the makers of Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is back in Covent Garden every Friday and Saturday night until 29 April 2017.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08451 544145
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Death Takes A Holiday
Charing Cross Theatre

Death Takes A Holiday at Charing Cross Theatre in London on Friday 24 February 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Death Takes A Holiday live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Mamma Mia
Novello Theatre

Inspired by the iconic music of ABBA Mamma Mia is a musical written by Catherine Johnson and tells the fictional story of Donna who owns a small hotel on a Greek Island and her daughters…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Matilda
Cambridge Theatre

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Theatre

Motown the Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre in London on Friday 24 February 2017. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Phantom of the Opera
Her Majesty's Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webbers best known musical The Phantom of the Opera tells the dramatic story of a musical genius with a deformed face and his obsession with a chorus girl.Based on the French novel by…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Comedy About a Bank Robbery
Criterion Theatre

The Comedy About a Bank Robbery at Criterion Theatre in London on Friday 24 February 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Comedy About a Bank Robbery tickets so weve done the legwork…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Lion King
Lyceum

The musical The Lion King brings to life the story of young Simbas challenge to fulfil his destiny as king of the lions and defeat his tyrannical uncle in the process.The show features the enchanting…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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